If demos and video previews of games such as Crysis convince you to splurge to buy the latest in gaming software, you would be smart to get your PC checked out for compatibility with the minimum requirements of the game.
Here’s where a very handy tool from www.canyourunit.com comes into play. After installing an ActiveX control, the software checks out your whole system and identifies compatibility by individual part. It also tells you how above or below the minimum recommended specifications your system is.
Sometimes just adding some RAM or a new processor is all that it takes to ensure a good gaming experience and you can experience 85% the gaming experience of a $2000 gaming rig at 20% of the cost.